|South Carolina Diabetes Education & Classes:
Location: AnMed Health North Campus, 2000 E. Greenville St., Ste. 2400, Anderson, SC
Details: Series of 3 diabetes self-management classes. Coveres blood glusose monitoring, carb counting, exercise, medication and pyschosocial issues. Each class offered daytime only, twice per week. Individual Sessions also available. Doctor's referral required. Many insurances now covering 80-100% of cost. Check with your insurance company!
Registration: By appoinment only. Call 864.512.4145.
Location: Pee Dee Diabetic Consultants In Piggly Wiggly Pharmacy
Details: 10 sessions offered- with 1 one on one session. Offered on Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday morning of afternoon and Thursday morning or afternoon. Covers carbohydrate counting, testing,medications,exercise,sick day rules,lab results,weight control,complications. Sessions available by doctor referral. Take Medicare,Medicaid, and also so a program with South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation. Also do 2-3 yearly followups
Registration: Call- 394-3121 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Palmetto Health Baptist, Columbia, SC
Details: Nationally recognized by the American Diabetes Association, the Outpatient Diabetes Education Program of Palmetto Health Baptist provides quality, comprehensive Diabetes Education. Instructors include Certified Diabetes Nurse Educators and Registered Dietitians who are also Certified Diabetes Educators. Medical Social Workers are available to address financial concerns and social support. For patients with Type 2 diabetes, the program includes an initial assessment and three diabetes group classes (3 hours each)and a follow up appointment. Individual diabetes education classes are available for patients with Type 1 diabetes and some patients with Type 2 diabetes. All instruction is based on the Clinical Practice Recommendations of the American Diabetes Association. MD referral is required for participation. Most insurance plans cover a percentage of Diabetes Education. Classes include carbohydrate counting, medications, physical activity, monitoring, general diabetes overview, medical nutrition therapy, stress, coping, and community resources.
Registration: Please call 803-296-8906 for more infomation.
Location: Diabetes Resource Room at the hospital
Details: Fabulous classes taught by Certified Diabetes Educators. This program has dropped A1Cs from 8.3 to 5.99 in the past year! It is informative and effective!
Registration: Please call our Dept Secretary, Karen, to register for classes. We accept Medicare, Medicaid, Private Pay, and other other insurances as coverage for Diabetes Education in this American Diabetes Association accredited program.
Location: Easley and Greenville locations
Details: 10 hour individual and group education program and free diabetes support group on the second monday of every month
Registration: Please call 864-442-7661
Location: PalmettoHealth Baptist Easley
Details: ADA accredited program covering all content areas
Registration: Please call Karen at (864) 442-7661
Location: Carolinas Hospital System Florence,SC
Details: Individual classes with CDE an RD by appointment
Registration: MD referal
Call 843-674-5594 for questions
Location: Abbeville Hospital
Diabetic Ed. Office
Details: Classes on nutrition, exercise, meds, monitoring, foot care.
Registration: By referral from MD
Location: Lexington Medical Park
2728 Sunset Blvd.
West Columbia, SC 29169
Details: Series of 4 classes: Basic understanding of diabetes, meal planning, exercise, foot care, monitoring diabetes
Registration: Call Val Summersett for more information at 803-936-8942